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The DC Code: § 28-5106 Art dealer; duties.

Index28 Commercial Instruments and Transactions. (Refs & Annos)
a
An art dealer who accepts a work of fine art, on a fee, commission, or other compensation basis, on consignment from the artist who created the work of fine art may use or display the work of fine art or a photograph of the work of fine art or permit the use or display of the work of fine art or a photograph of the work of fine art only if:
1
Notice is given to users or viewers that the work of fine art is the work of the artist; and
2
The artist gives prior written consent to the particular use or display.
b
An art dealer who accepts a work of fine art, on a fee, commission, or other compensation basis, on consignment from the artist who created the work of fine art shall compensate the artist for loss or damage to the consigned work of fine art.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-310, see notes under § 28-5101. DC CODE § 28-5106 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 12, 2011, D.C. Law 18-310, § 7, 57 DCR 12392.)